M Cole

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening for geriatric problems in the emergency department: reliability and validity. Identification of Seniors at Risk (ISAR) Steering Committee
    J McCusker
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St Mary s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 5:883-93. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a new measure of severity of delirium
    J McCusker
    Department of Epidemiology, St Mary s Hospital and McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int Psychogeriatr 10:421-33. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Validity of an activities of daily living questionnaire among older patients in the emergency department
    J McCusker
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St Mary s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 52:1023-30. 1999
  4. pmc Delirium in older medical inpatients and subsequent cognitive and functional status: a prospective study
    J McCusker
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St Mary s Hospital, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Que
    CMAJ 165:575-83. 2001
  5. pmc Prevalence and detection of delirium in elderly emergency department patients
    M Elie
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Que
    CMAJ 163:977-81. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of medications with anticholinergic effect predicts clinical severity of delirium symptoms in older medical inpatients
    L Han
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St Mary's Hospital Center, 3830 Lacombe Ave, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1M5
    Arch Intern Med 161:1099-105. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Environmental risk factors for delirium in hospitalized older people
    J McCusker
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St. Mary's Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:1327-34. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Agitation in demented patients in an acute care hospital: prevalence, disruptiveness, and staff burden
    R Sourial
    Department of Nursing and Quality Management, St Mary's Hospital, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Int Psychogeriatr 13:183-97. 2001

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening for geriatric problems in the emergency department: reliability and validity. Identification of Seniors at Risk (ISAR) Steering Committee
    J McCusker
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St Mary s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 5:883-93. 1998
    ..To determine the test-retest reliability and concurrent criterion validity of a self-report ED screening questionnaire for adverse outcomes in elders...
  2. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a new measure of severity of delirium
    J McCusker
    Department of Epidemiology, St Mary s Hospital and McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int Psychogeriatr 10:421-33. 1998
    ..60, -.70) and two measures of function before admission for discriminant validity (r = .26,-.42). We conclude that the DI has acceptable levels of interrater reliability, criterion validity, and construct validity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Validity of an activities of daily living questionnaire among older patients in the emergency department
    J McCusker
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St Mary s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 52:1023-30. 1999
    ..80 and 0.79, respectively). Similar correlations were found for French and English versions. The OARS ADL questionnaire with a premorbid reference period appears to be valid when administered in the ED, both in French and English...
  4. pmc Delirium in older medical inpatients and subsequent cognitive and functional status: a prospective study
    J McCusker
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St Mary s Hospital, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Que
    CMAJ 165:575-83. 2001
    ....
  5. pmc Prevalence and detection of delirium in elderly emergency department patients
    M Elie
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Que
    CMAJ 163:977-81. 2000
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of medications with anticholinergic effect predicts clinical severity of delirium symptoms in older medical inpatients
    L Han
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St Mary's Hospital Center, 3830 Lacombe Ave, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1M5
    Arch Intern Med 161:1099-105. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Exposure to ACH medications is independently and specifically associated with a subsequent increase in delirium symptom severity in elderly medical inpatients with diagnosed delirium...
  7. ncbi request reprint Environmental risk factors for delirium in hospitalized older people
    J McCusker
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St. Mary's Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:1327-34. 2001
    ..However, the other factors identified suggest potentially modifiable risk factors for symptoms of delirium in hospitalized older people...
  8. ncbi request reprint Agitation in demented patients in an acute care hospital: prevalence, disruptiveness, and staff burden
    R Sourial
    Department of Nursing and Quality Management, St Mary's Hospital, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Int Psychogeriatr 13:183-97. 2001
    ..DISCUSSION: The prevalence of agitated behaviors in patients with dementia in long-term-care beds at an acute care hospital is similar to that reported in long-term-care facilities. These behaviors are associated with staff burden...